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March 2021

Schiller Woods Pond. Photo by Jeremy Riel.
Sat, Mar 27 • 11 am

Explore Schiller Woods

Schiller Woods-East • Chicago, IL 60634
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Mar 27 • 7:15 pm

Calling Frog Survey

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

April 2021

The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Apr 10 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Apr 16 • 7:30 pm

Calling Frog Survey

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Thu, Apr 22 • 9:30 am

Garlic Mustard Pull

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sat, Apr 24 • 9 am

Earth Day Celebration with the BackYard Nature Center

Tower Road Boat Launch • Cook County, IL 60093 (near Winnetka)
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Apr 24 • 9:30 am

Garlic Mustard Pull

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Apr 25 • 9:30 am

Garlic Mustard Pull

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Apr 25 • 10 am

Invading in Plain Site

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

May 2021

a person holding up garbage from a river cleanup
Sat, May 8 • 9 am

Chicago River Day Clean-up Paddle

Whistler Woods • Riverdale, IL 60827
a person holding up garbage from a river cleanup
Sat, May 8 • 9 am

Chicago River Day Clean-up Paddle

Beaubien Woods • Chicago, IL 60827
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, May 8 • 10 am

Garlic Mustard Cleanup

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, May 8 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

June 2021

Fri, Jun 4 • 3 pm

Clean Up Schiller Woods

Schiller Woods-East • Chicago, IL 60634
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Jun 12 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Jun 26 • 9:30 am

Ecological Restoration

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439

July 2021

The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Jul 10 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Jul 10 • 11 am

Butterfly Count

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Jul 18 • 9:30 am

Ecological Restoration

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439

August 2021

The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Aug 14 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

September 2021

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 5 • 10 am

Pollinator BioBlitz Kickoff

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Wed, Sep 8 • 10 am

Seed Collecting

Theodore Stone Forest • Hodgkins, IL 60525
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 11 - Sun, Sep 12

Pollinator BioBlitz

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 11 • 9:30 am

Restauración ecológica

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 11 • 9:30 am

Ecological Restoration Volunteer Day

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Sep 11 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 18 - Sun, Sep 19

Pollinator BioBlitz

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Sep 18 • 10 am

Restoration Workday

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Sep 19 • 10 am

Seed Collecting Workday

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Sep 19 • 11 am

Habitat Action Day: Vernal Pools

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
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